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Judaism, Health, and Healing: A Chicago Community Resource Conference

Judaism, Health, and Healing: A Chicago Community Resource Conference

Sunday, April 14, 2013 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
 
 

Attendees joined us for daylong conference on health-related topics that impact individuals, families, professionals, and our community. The conference featured experts in the fields of healthcare, law, and Judaism.    

MORNING 
8:30-9:00 am | Coffee and Regisration

9:00-10:30 am | Session 1


The Circumcision Debate:
Medical  and Legal
Implications >

1.5 General IL
CLE Credits available

1.5 CME Credits
available

Obsessive-Compulsive
Disorders >

1.5 CME Credits
available

 Spirituality  
  and  
  Health > 

1.5 CME Credits
available


Guard Your Health:
Preventive Care and
Genetic Testing >

1.5 General IL
CLE Credits available

1.5 CME Credits
available


10:45 am-12:15 pm | Session 2


Organ Donation and
Transplant Issues >

1.5 General IL
CLE Credits available

1.5 CME Credits
available

Clinical and
Pastoral Responses
in Judaism >

1.5 CME Credits
available

Abuse within the
Jewish Community
Across the
Age Span >

1.5 CME Credits
available

Comparisons of
American and
Israeli Healthcare >

1.5 CME Credits
available


AFTERNOON
The afternoon included a panel on end-of-life issues, as well as the annual Tulsky Symposium, focused this year on Judaism and Reproduction. 

12:15-2:15 pm | Lunch Session
Responding to Suffering at the End of Life:
Lessons from Medicine, Law, and the Jewish Tradition >

1.5 General Illinois CLE Credits available
1.5 CME Credits available

2:30-4:30 pm | Tulsky Symposium
Judaism and Reproduction 
2 General Illinois CLE Credits available
2 CME Credits available

 

DePaul University College of Law is an accredited Illinois MCLE provider. This conference was approved for up to 6.5 hours of General Illinois Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits. 

University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This conference was approved for up to 6.5 hours of Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits.